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and erect gules, grasping a fleur-de-lys bendwise or.
Mottoes — " En Dieu est ma foy " (for Keck) ; and " Parta
tueri " (for Powys).

Sons of the late Thomas Bancho Powys-Keck, late

60th Roy. Rifles, by his wife Sarah Matilda, second

dau. of James Johnston of Kincardine, Perth, N.B. : —

Thomas Charles Leycester Powys-Keck, Gentleman, late

Lieutenant KR.R.C, b. 1871 ; m. 1917, Clare, d. of

Richard Dowson ; and has issue — Thomas Leycester

Rowys-Keck, Gentleman, b. 1919.

Horatio James Powys-Keck, Esq., Capt. late London
Irish Rifles, formerly K.R.R.C., and A.D.C. to Governor
of Newfoundland, b. 1873; m. 1902, Edith Mary, d. of
Alexander Harvey, of St. John's, Newfoundland, and has
issue — 2 daus. Res. — 12 Onslow Square, S.W. Clubs —
Carlton; R.A.C. ; M.C.C.

POWYS-LYBBE of Hardwick House (R.L., for name,
1863; forarms, 1907, H. Coll.). Quarterly, 1. quarterly, i.
and iiii., ermine a bend between two lions rampant gules
(Lybbe) ; ii. and iii. , or, a lion's gamb erased in bend gules
between two cross crosslets fitchee of the last (Powys); 2.
the same arms of Powys ; 3. the same arms of Lybbe ;
4. argent, three chevronels gules, a label of as many
points azure (Barrington) ; 5. argent, on a bend gules,
three lozenges of the field (Mercy) ; 6. per pale or
and gules, an escarbuncle sable (Mandeville) ; 7. azure,
a chevron between three mullets or (Chetwyn) ; 8.
ermine, three lions rampant gules (Bellhouse) ; 9. argent,
three lions rampant gules (Bayard) ; 10. gules, a griffin

segreant or, armed azure within a bordure engrailed of the
second (Battell) ; n. gules, an inescocheon argent, within
anorle of eight martlets or (Enfield) ; 12. vert, five escallops,
two, one and two argent (Holbech) ; 13. quarterly or and
gules, a bordure sable bezantee (Rochford); 14. per pale
sable and or, a saltlre engrailed ccunterchanged (Pole) ;
15. or, a lion rampant gules (Pole) ; 16. the Royal Arms,
France and England quarterly, a label argent ; 17. quar-
terly gules and argent, in the first and fourth quarters a
tower or, and in the second and third quarters a lion ram-
pant purpure (Castile) ; 18 gules, a saltire argent (Nevill) ;
19. lozengy gules and or, a canton ermine (Nevill) ; 20. or,
fretty gules, on a canton per pale ermine and or, a galley
sable (Nevill); 21. or, a galley sable (Nevill); 22. gules, a
lion rampant or, semee of billets sable (Bulmer) ; 23. or, a
chief indented azure (Middleham) ; 24. quarterly or and
gules, abend sable (FitzRobert) ; 25. argent, three lozenges
conjoined in fesse gules (Montacute) ; 26. paly of six argent
and gules, on a bend of the last, three eagles displayed or
(Grandison) ; 27. gules, two bars gemmell or, in chief a
lion passant of the last (Tregoz) ; 28. argent, a fesse gules
between three mullets pierced sable (Elwias) ; 29. or, an
eagle displayed vert (Montherme) ; 30. azure, semee of
fleurs-de-lis argent, a lion rampant of the last, armed gules
(Holland) ; 31. gules, ten bezants, four, three, two ard one
(Zouche) ; 32. gules, ten mascles, three, three, three and
one (Rohan); 33. ermine (Brittany); 34. azure, semee of
billets sable, a lion rampant or (Baums) ; 35. gules, seven




mascles conjoined three, three and one or (Quincey) ; 36.
gules, a cinquefoil pierced ermine (Bellomont) ; 37. lozengy
azure and or (Mellent) ; 38. per pale or and sable, a bend
vair (Gvvadyr); 39. gules, a pale or (Grantmesnil) ; 40.
azure, a lion rampant argent, armed and langued gules.
crowned or (Galloway) ; 41. azure, six lioncels rampant or
(Longspee) ; 42. gules, three palets vair, on a chief or, a
lion passant sable (Rosemar) ; 43. argent, six escallops
sable (Riddlesford) ; 44. gules, a lion rampant guardant or,
within a bordure argent (Plantagenet) ; 45. or, two bars
gules, in chief three torteaux (Wake) ; 46. gules, two bendlets
wavy or (Brewer); 47. barry of ten argent and gules
(Stutteville) ; 48. gules, a fesse between six cross crosslets or
(Beauchamp) ; 49. per pale or and gules, three roundels
counterchanged (d'Abetot) ; 50. argent, two bars gules
(Manduit) ; 51. chequy or and azure, a chevron ermine
(Newburgh) ; 52. lozengy or and azure, a bordure gules,
charged with eight plates (Warwick) ; 53. gules, two bars
or (Harcourt) ; 54. quarterly or and gules, a bordure vair
(FitzGeoffrey) ; 55. argent, a maunch gules (Toni) ; 56.
quarterly argent and gules, in the second and third
quarters a fret or, over all a bend sable (Despencer) ; 57.
or, three chevronels gules (Clare) ; 58. gules, three clarions
or (Gloucester) ; 59. azure, a lion rampant or (FitzHamon) ;
6o. per pale or and vert, a lion rampant guies, armed and
langued azure (Marshall); 61. argent, on a chief azure,
three crosses patee fitchee at the feet argent (Strongbow);
62. gules, a lion rampant or (Burgherch); 63. or, fretty
gules (Verdon) ; 64. or, a fes e gules (Lacy). Mantling
gules and argent. Crests — 1. on a wreath of the colours, a
dexter arm embowed in mail armour, the hand supporting
a spear erect, all proper (Lybbe); 2. on a wreath of the
colours, a lion's gamb gules, holding a sceptre headed with
a fleur-de-lys or. Motto — " Parta tueri."

Sons of William Reginald Lybbe Powys-Lybbe,

Esq., J.P., of The Croft, Wallingford, Berks., b. 1856 ;

d. 1888 ; m. 2nd, 1880, Sarah, d. of William

Bartholomew : —
Reginald Cecil Lybbe Powys-Lybbe, Gentleman, b.
1881 ; m. 1908, Lilian Frances, d. of Rev. Canon H. E.
Trotter, of Horton Grange, Reading ; and has issue —

Anthony Powys-Lybbe, Gentleman, b. 1909 ; and Ursula
Margot. Seat — Thurle Grange. Streatley, Berks. Res. —
Rectory Farm, Streatley, Berks.

Richard Barrington Powys-Lybbe, Gentleman, b. 1884.

Philip Lybbe Powys-Lybbe, Gentleman, 3. 1886,




POYNTER (H. Coll., 1902). Pily counter-pily of seven
traits or and sable, the points ending in crosses formed, on
a chief of the second three bezants. Mantling sable and
or. CreBt — On a wreath of the colours, in front of a cubit
arm erect, vested gules, cuffed argent, encircled by an
annulet or, and holding in the hand a cross formee fitchee
of the last, a mount vert. Motto — " Pense a pointer."

Son of Sir Edward John Poynter, 1st Bart., G.C.V.O.,

Pres. of the Royal Academy, D.C. L. (Oxon.), Litt.D.

(Camb.), b. 1836; d. 1919 ; m. 1866, Agnes [d. 1906),

d. of Rev. George Browne Macdonald : —

Sir Hugh Edward Poynter, 3rd Bart. (2 Aug. 1902),

F.R.G.S., Hon.Capt. in the Army, b. 1882; m. 1905, Mary

Augusta Mason, d. of Charles M. Dickinson. Res. —

28 O'Connell Street, Sydney, Australia.

POYNTZ-STEWART (Matric. L.O., 2 July 1879)—
Quarterly, 1 and 4, or, a fesse chequy azure and argent,
surmounted of a lion rampant gules ; 2 and 3, azure,
three garbs or, all within a bordure argent, charged with
three wolves' heads gules. Crest — On a wreath of the
colours, a man's head proper. Motto — "Never unpre-
pared." Livery — Blue coat, yellow breeches.

Only son of Charles Poyntz-Stewart, Esq., J. P. co.

Herts., M.A. (Camb.), b. 1837; d. 1925; m. 1882,

Caroline Elizabeth, only surviving child of Col. Hindley

Wilkinson : —
Robert Niel Poyntz-Stewart, Gentleman, b. April 23, 1884.
Seat— Chesfield Park, Stevenage, co. Herts.

POYSER (H. Coll., 1773). Azure, a fesse erminois be-
tween in chief a lion passant to the dexter argent, crowned
or, and in base a like lion to the sinister. Mantling azure
and or. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, a stag's head
erased gules, armed or, holding in the mouth a twig slipped
vert, and charged on the neck with a crown vallary, also

Only son of Arthur Horatio Poyser, Gentleman, M.A.

Ch. Ch. , Oxford, Barrister-at-Law of the Middle

Temple, b. 1849 ; m. 1872, Alice, dau. of William

Whytehead of Clifton, Yorks. : —
Arthur Hampden Ronald Wastell Poyser, Gentleman, b
1884. Res —


PRAIN(L.O., 31 Dec. 1926). Azure, a chevron argent,
in base two hands erect couped at the wrists palms inward
in the attitude of prayer proper, on the chief pean three

mullets of the second. Mantling azure, doubled argent.
Crest — On a wreath of the liveries, a falcon wings addorsed
proper. Motto — " Constans omnia perpeti."




Eldest son of John Easton Prain, b. 1839; m. 1871,
Catherine, d. of John Curror : —
James Prain, Esq., J. P., b. 1874; m. 1902, Victoria
Eleanor, d. of Andrew Murray; and has issue — (1) Jchn
Murray Prain, Gentleman, b. ; (2) James Prain, Gen-

tleman, b. ; (3) Eric Murray Prain, Gentleman, b. ;

and Katharine Eleanor. Res. — Pincaple, nr. St. Andrew's,

PRAIN (L.O., 24 June 1913). Argent, sem6e of lotus-
flowers azure and roses gules, the latter barbed and seeded
vert, on a chief of the third, three weavers' shuttles of the
field. Mantling gules, doubled argent. Crest — Two
hands erect, couped at the wrists palms inward in the
attitude of prayer, between two branches of palm all proper.
Motto — " Precor."

Elder son of the late David Prain of Fettercairn, Kin-
cardineshire, b. 1824 ; d. 1901 ; m. 1856, Mary, eldest
d. of the late George Thomson of Alford, Aberdeen-
shire : —
Sir David Prain, Knt. Bach. (1912), C.M.G. (1912),
CLE. (1906), Comdr. Order of Leopold II. (Belgium),
Knt. Royal Swedish Order of the Polar Star, F.R.S.,
F.R.S.E., F.L.S., M.A., M.B., LL.D., late Lt.-Col. Ind.
Med. Service, Director of Royal Gardens at Kew 1905-22,
and of Forest Products Research 1922-5, b. 1857 ; m. 1887,
Margaret, d. of Rev. William Thomson, of Belhevie,
Aberdeenshire; and had issue — Theodore Prain, Esq.,
M.A. (St. Andrews), B.A.(Oxon.), Lieut. 1st Batt. Leicester-
shire Regt., b. 1887 ; killed in action 1914. Res. — The Well
Farm, Warlingham, Surrey, Clubs — Athenaeum, Savile.

PRASAD SINGH (H. Coll., 1 Nov., 1916). Azure, a
trisula (Holy Trident) or, in base two Eastern swords in
saltire proper. Mantling azure and or. Crest— On a wreath
of the colours, issuant out of a bank of clouds a dexter hand
proper, grasping a trisula as in the arms.

Son of Maharaja Sir Raineswar Prasad Singh, K.C.I.E.,
Bahadur of Gidhaur, d. 1923: —
Maharaja Chandra Mouleeswar Prasad Singh Bahadur of
Gidhaur, M.L.C., b. . Res— Gidhaur, E.C.P., India.

PRATT. Quarterly, 1 and 4, sable, on a fesse between
three elephants' heads erased argent, as many mullets of
the field (for Pratt) ; 2 and 3, sable, a chevron between
three spearheads argent, the points embrued (for Jef-
freys). Mantling sable and argent. Crests — 1. an
elephant's head erased argent ; 2. a dragon's head erased
vert, holding in the mouth a sinister hand couped at the
wrist gules, about the neck a gold chain, pendent there-
from a portcullis or. Motto — " Judicium parium aut
lex terra?."

Son of Most Hon. John Charles Pratt, 3rd Marquess
Camden, b. 1840 ; d. 1872 ; m. 1866, Lady Clementine
Augusta, d. of 6th Duke of Marlborough : —
Most Hon. John Charles Pratt, 4th Marquess Camden,
Earl Camden (7 Sept. 1812), Earl of Brecknock, Viscount
Bayham, of Bayham Abbey, Kent (13 May 1876), Baron
Camden, of Camden Place, Kent (17 July 1765), Lord-
Lieut, for Kent, J. P. Sussex, Major late T.F. Res.,
formerly Major W. Kent Yeo., served Great War
1914-16 [Supporters — On the dexter, a griffin sable, beak
and claws gules gorged with a plain collar argent, charged
with three mullets sable ; on the sinister, a lion or, collared
as the dexter], b. 1872 ; m. 1898, Lady Joan Marion,
C.B.E., d. of the 3rd Marquess of Abergavenny ; and has
issue — John Charles Henry Pratt, commonly called
Earl of Brecknock, Lieut. Scots Gds., b. 1899 [m. 1920,
Marjorie, d. of Col. A. Jenkins, of Wherwell Priory,
Andover ; and has issue — Lady Mary Clementine, b. 1921
(Res. — 3 Belgrave Square, S.W.)] ; Lord Roderic Arthur
Nevill Pratt, b. 1915 ; Lady Irene Helen [m. 1926, Hon.
Archibald Cubbitt ; and has issue] ; Lady Fiona. Seat —
Bayham Abbey, Lamberhurst, Kent. Clubs — Marl-
borough, Carlton, R.Y.S.

Sons of Lord Charles Robert Pratt, Lt.-Col. Oxfordsh.

L.I. ,6. 1847; d. 1905; m. 1881, Florence (Res.— Old

Bank House, Tonbridge), d. of Major G. R.

Stevenson : —

Rev. Cecil John Charles Pratt, M.A. (Camb.), Vicar ot

Earsdon since 1925, b. 1886. Res.— Earsdon Vicarage,

"Z ewcastle-upon-Tyne.

Rev. Ronald Arthur Frederick Pratt, M.A. (Camb.),
temp. Chaplain R.N., b. 1886; m. 1925, Margaret, d. of
George Elam,M.D., of Beckenham, Kent. Res. — Earsdon
Vicarage, Newcastle-upon-Tyne.

PRATT of Ryston (Vis. Norfolk 1563). Argent, on a
chevron sable, between two ogresses, each charged with a
martlet of the first in chief and an ogress in base, charged
with a trefoil slipped argent, three mascles or. Mantling
sable and argent. Crest — Upon a wreath of the colours,
between a branch of oak and another of pine, each fructed
or, a wolf's head per pale argent and sable, langued and
erased gules, gorged with a collar charged with three
roundels, all counterchanged. Motto — " Rident florentia

Sons of Edward Roger Murray Pratt, Esq., J.P..D.L.,
of Ryston Hall, Col. Norfolk Artillery, b. 1847 ; d.
1921 ; m. 1881, Hon. Louisa Mulholland, d. of 1st
Baron Dunleath : —
Edward Roger Pratt, Esq., M.C., Lt.-Col. (ret.) R.A., b.
1882 ; m. 1923, Beatrix Elaine, 2nd d. of Major.Gen. Sir
Reginald Thynne, K.C.B. ; and has issue — Edward Roger
Michael Pratt, Gentleman, b- 1926 ; and Auriol Mary Eliza-
beth. Seat — Ryston Hall, nr. Duwnham, Norfolk.

Jermyn Harold Pratt, F.S.I., b. 1883. Res.— The Brook
House, St. Giles, Dorset.

Sons of Reginald Henry Murray Pratt, Gentleman,
b. 1854 ; d. 1926 ; m. 1878, Maria (Res. — Portage la
Prairie, Manitoba, Canada), second d. of Rev. H.
George: —

Pratt, Gentleman, b. ;

Pratt, Gentleman, b. ;

Pratt, Gentleman, b. ;

Pratt, Gentleman, b. ;

Son of William Dering Pratt, Esq., Deputy Insp.-Gen.
of Police, Bengal, b. ; d. 1921 ; m. , Louisa

Constance, d. of Steele :—

Henry Roger Evelyn Pratt, Esq. D.S.O., Lt.-Col. (ret.)
Indian Army, b. 1875 ; m. 1909, Yolande Beatrix, ygst.
d. of late Edmund Tower ; and has issue — Roger Francis
Pratt, Gentleman, b. 1914 ; Montagu William Pratt, Gen-
tleman, b. 1917; Oliver Gartside Pratt, Gentleman, b.
Res. — Strandways, Windlesham, Surrey.

PRATT (U.O.). Gules, on a fesse or, three mullets
sable between three elephants' heads erased of the second,
tusked argent. Mantling gules and or. Crest — On a
wreath of the colours, an elephant's head erased sable,
tusked or. Motto — " Servabo fidem."

Sons of Robert Pratt, Esq., J. P. co. Cork, b. 1835 ; d,
1910 ; m. 1855, Anna Maria, d. of Austin Cooper
Chadwick of Damerville, co. Tipperary : —

Austin Cooper Chadwick Pratt, Gentleman, b. 1859 ;
m. 1905, Lilian Kathleen, d. of Robert Jennings of Cork.
Res. — Beechmount, Carrigrohane, co. Cork.

Robert Pratt, Gentleman, b. i860 ; m. 1902, Jane Adela
Pope, ygst. d. of late Pope Gray of Woodsgift, Blackrock,
co. Cork; and has issue — (1) Robert Pope Pratt, Gentle-
man, b. 1903; (2) Rowland Davies Pratt, Gentleman, b.
1905; Claire Adela; and Bryannah Berkeley. Res. —

James Edward Pratt, Gentleman, b. 1870. Res.—

John Pratt, Esq., D.S.C., Surgeon, late R.N., L.R.C.P.,
served Great War (despatches), b. 1880; m. 1906, Mary
Margaret, d. of Armand Bernard, M.B. , of Rodney Street,
Liverpool ; and has issue — John MacLeod Pratt, 2nd Lieut.
Northants. Regt., b. 1907. Res.— Highfield, Millom,

Sons of late Richard Charles Pratt, Esq., of Kinsale,
J.P. co. Cork, Lieut. 95th Regt., b. 1819; d. 1903;
m. 2nd, Mary Del Hoste, eld. d. of Lt.-Col. John
Rowley Hey land, 7th Roy. Fus. : —

Charles Percy Pratt, Gentleman, b. 1861. Res. —

John Rowley Heyland Pratt, Gentleman, b. 1863 ; m.
1899, Florence Kate, d. of C. Gainsford Dixon of Rayleigh,
Essex. Res. —

Richard Charles Pratt, Gentleman, b. 1869; m. 1898,
Charlotte Amyand Powys, d. of Henry Atherton Adams of
Wynters, Essex, and widow of Robert Wilkes Heard of
Pallastown, co. Cork ; and has issue — (1) Richard Francis
Atherton Pratt, Gentleman, b. 1899 ; (2) James Lilford
Atherton Pratt, Gentleman, b. 1903 ; Amyand Mary Ather-
ton; and Elizabeth Atherton. Res. — Sprayfield, Sandycove,
Kinsale; 10 Fisher Street, Kinsale.

Cecil William Pratt, Gentleman, b. 1876; m. 1910,
Margaretta Kathleen, d. of Col Henry Crawford, R. Innis-
killing Fusiliers ; and has issue— Henry Richard Pratt,
Gentleman, b. 1911 ; Reginald Michael Pratt, Gentleman,
b. 1914 : Cecil Leslie Pratt, Gentleman, b. 1916. Res.—
Naas, Ireland.




PRATT. Gules, on a pile argent, between two mullets
of six points in base or, an elephant's head couped proper.
Mantling gules and argent. Crest — Upon a wnath of the
colours, in front of two javelins in saltire, an elephant's head
couped proper, holding in the trunk a mullet of six points
or. Motto — " Aut fas aut mors." Livery — Claret colour,
with white facings.

Sons of Bickerton Pratt, Esq., ofRoughton, J. P. for

co. Monmouth, b. 1840; in. 1875, Evelina Maria (Res.

— Cifu Llwyn, Ponthir, Caerleon, Mon.), daughter of

William Adams, Fellow of the Geological Society : —

Bickerton Pratt, Gentleman, b. 1880. Estate — Common,

Cefnllwyn, in the county of Monmouth. Res. — 24 Friars'

Road, Newport, Mon.

Bernard William Harries Pratt, Gentleman, b. 1881.
Edward Spencer Pratt, Gentleman, b. 1882.

JOSEPH PRATT, Esq., J. P. and D.L. co. Mayo (High
Sheriff 1874), and J. P. co. Cavan (High Sheriff 1894). Born
1843, being the only son of the late Mervyn Pratt, Esq., of
Cabra Castle and Enniscoe, by Madaline Eglantine, only
d. and heiress of the late Col. Jackson of Enniscoe. Armo-
rial bearings — Quarterly, 1 and 6, argent, on a chevron
sable, between three ogresses, each charged with a martlet
of the first, three mascles of the field (for Pratt); 2. or,
tn adder curling and erected on its tail sable (for Cooch) ;
3. argent, on a chevron sable, between three hawks' heads
erased azure, as many trefoils slipped or (for Jackson) ; 4.
argent, on a bend indented sable, between two cottises
azure, each charged with three bezants, as many fleurs-de-
lys of the field (for Cuff) ; 5. ermine, a griffin segreant
azure, armed or (for Aungier). Mantling' sable and
argent ; and for his Crest, upon a wreath of the colours,
a lion's head erased gules, pierced through the back of
the neck with a broken spear proper. Motto — •" Virtute
et armis." Married, 1870, Madeline Charlotte, only
dau. of James Hamilton, Esq., of Cornacassa, Monaghan ;
and has had issue — -(i) Mervyn Pratt, Esq., D.S O., Major
(ret.) K.R.R.C., D.L. co. Mayo (Cabra Castle, Kingscourt,
co. Cavan), b. 1873; (2) Audley Charles Pratt, Esq.,
D.S.O., Lt.-Col. nth R. Inniskilling Fus., b. 1874; killed
in action 1917. Seats — Cabra Castle, King's Court, co.
Cavan ; Enniscoe, Crossmolina, co. Mayo.

PRATT (U.O.). Quarterly, 1 and 4, argent, on a chevron
sable, between three ogresses, each charged with a martlet
of the first, three mascles of the field (Pratt) ; 2 and 3, or,
an adder curling and erected on its tail sable (Cooch).
Mantling sable and argent. Crest — Upon a wreath of
the colours, a lion's head erased gules, pierced through
the back of the neck with a broken spear proper. Motto —
"Virtute et armis."

Son of Walter Caulfeild Pratt, Esq., J.P. and D.L.
for Bucks., Hon. Col. 3rd Batt. Oxfordshire Regt. , for-
merly Capt. 67th Regt., b. 1820 ; d. 1900 ; tn. 1852, the
Hon. Catherine Cecilia (d. 1894), sixth d. of George,
3rd Lord Boston : —
Major Gerald George Caulfeild Pratt, 3rd Batt. Oxford-
shire L.I., b. 1855. Postal address — Oving, Aylesbury.

PRENDERGAST(U.O.,3oOct. 1905). Gules a saltire
engrailed vair, a bordure or, charged with eight trefoils
slipped of the field. Mantling gules and or. Crest — On
a wreath of the colours, an antelope's head erased proper,
charged with a trefoil slipped vert. Motto — " Veritas

Only surv. child of Robert Keating Prendergast, Esq.,
J. P., of Ardfinnan Castle, b. 1811 ; d. 1890; m. i860,
Julia, d. of Rev. John Kinahan, B.A., Rector of Knock
Breda, co. Down : —
Admiral Sir Robert John Prendergast, K.C.B. (mil.)
1920, A.D.C. to the King in 1913-14, served Great
War, Rear-Adm. Scapa 1916-19, Vice-Adm. comdg. Ork-
neys and Shetland 1919-20, Admiral ret. list, 1924, b. 1864;
tn. 1905, Bertha Janet, only child of Capt. John Binnie
Mackenzie, 1st Royal Scots ; and has had issue — Frederick
John Senhouse Prendergast, Gentleman, b. 1909; d.
Res. — Mead's House, Eastbourne. Clubs — United Service,
R.Y.S. (Cowes).

PRENTICE ( ). Party per chevron engrailed

or and azure, three greyhounds courant, counterchanged, in
the centre chief point a trefoil slipped vert. Crest - Upon
a wreath of the colours, a demi-greyhound rampant or,
collared, ringed, and lined sable, charged on the shoulder
with a trefoil slipped vert. Motto— "Nee timeo nee

sperno." Livery —Blue coat, silver buttons, black and
yellow striped waistcoat, with silver buttons, Oxford grey
breeches, top boots, silver band round hat.

Sons of John George Prentice, Gentleman, of Oxton,
Cheshire, b. 1851 ; d. 19x1 ; m. 1879, Agnes Sophia, d.
of Christian Hermann Rohde: —
George Stukeley Prentice, Gentleman, b. 1886. Res.—
Oxton, Cheshire.

Arthur Augustus Prentice, Esq. , M.C., late Major R.F.A.,
b. 1887 ; tn. 1918, Winefride Audsley, d. of Lt.-Col. H. B.
Tasker, V.D. ; and has issue — John Miehael Prentice, Gen-
tleman, b. 1922; Peter Tasker Prentice, Gentleman, b.
1925 ; and Pamela Francis. Res.— 33 Arundel Avenue,
Sefton Park Liverpool.

Capt. Oscar Prentice (twin with Arthur Augustus). Res.
— 5 Cearns Road, Oxton, Cheshire.

PRESCOTT (H. Coll.). Per chevron pean and
erminois.on a chief or, a rose gules, barbed and seeded
proper, between two leopards' faces sable. Mantling
sable and or Crest— On a wreath or and sable, upon
the battlements of a tower proper, a leopard statant
sable. Motto — " Vincit qui potitur."
Son of John Prescott : —

Sir William Henry Prescott, C.B.E., Knt. Bach. (1922),
Barrister-at-Law, Gray's Inn.M.I.C.E., J.P., D.L. Middx.,
M.P. N. Tottenham 1918-22, Maj. (ret.) R.E., b. 1875;
tn. 1898, Bessie Smith, d. of the late Mark Stanley, of
Ambleside ; and has issue — Richard Stanley Prescott,
Esq., b. 1899; William Robert Stanley Prescott, Esq.,
b. 1912 ; Louise Bernice [m. 1928, Reginald Gray] ; Grace
Geraldine. Res. — Alington House, White Hart Lane,
Tottenham, N.17. Club — St. Stephen's.

PRESCOTT (H. Coll., 26 Feb. 1927). Ermine, on a
chevion sable, two oak leaves or, on a chief of the second,
two leopards' faces of the third. Mantling sable and
or. Crest — Issuant out of an eastern crown or, a boar's

head argent langued gules, armed azure, crined and
charged on the neck with two oak leaves conjoined on one
stem gold. Motto — " Le defi presque ote le destln."
Livery — Black and gold.

Only surviving son of Fernando Cortes Prescott, of

Ottawa, Illinois, b. 1827 ; d. 1874 ; tn. 1857, Juliette

Estelle, d. of Captain the Rev. Charles Packer Clarke,

Rector of Christ Church, Ottawa, and Chaplain nth

111. Infantry, U.S.V. :—

Brig.-Gen. the Hon. Frank Clarke Prescott, Speaker,

California Assembly 1905 ; Commanding 1st Brigade,

National Guard of California 1903 (ret.), served Spanish-




American War, Philippine Insurrection, Consul de Chile a
Los Angeles I9i8,&. 1859 ; m. 1879, Maria Virginia de ks
Reyes, d. of George Parish Tebbetts ; and has had issue —
Lt.-Col. Frank Clarke Prescott, Jr., commanding 1st Bn.
7th California Infantry, U.S.N.G., Mexican Border, and
European War, b. 1879 [m. 1904, Helen Edna Harry, and
d. 1921, leaving issue— (1) Frank Clarke Prescott, III.
Gentleman, Lieut. Army of the United States, b. 1905 ; (2)
Dudley Tebbetts Prescott, Gentleman, b. 1914; and five
daus.]. Estate— Helendale, California. Res.— 2958 S.
Harvard Boulevard, Los Angeles, California. Postal
address— Suite 418, No. 405, South Hill Street, Los Angeles,
California, U.S.A.

PRESCOTT (H. Coll.). Sable, a chevron invected
argent, between two owls in chief of the last and a beacon
erect in base fired proper, all within two flaunches of the
second. Mantling sable and argent. Crest— On a wreath
of the colours, in front of a dexter cubit arm vested sable,
cuff erminois, holding in the hand a beacon fired proper,
four mascles interlaced fessewise gules. Motto—" Lux
mihi Deus."

Son of John Barrow Prescott, B.A. , of Wilmslow Park,

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